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and their development. you look at someone like angela merkle, who embodies what a strong woman leader in a very difficult time faces. she is a friend of mine and is someone who i think has made a real difference in europe. and look at prime minister gillard in australia. she made a memorable speech about sexism. and some of the insults that were directed at her as a woman, not as a leader, i mean, that's fair game in any political system or democracy, certaly, you know, people don't agree with your positions, but to use sexist language to have a tinge of degradation attached to the criticism, she took it right on in the australian parliament. and i could go on. because, you know, look at president rousseff in brazil who has taken a strong stand on supporting women and girls. and so i see that women leaders right now are not only exemplifying what it means to be a woman in power, they're all very different, the ones that i've just named, but they're also standing up for women in their society. >> you said you will continue to work with angela merkle and these other very powerful women you met wh
>>> the first u.s. woman president. from michelle in chile to angela in germany and ellen swearingn was held on the grounds of the capitol, which just a few years ago was a battle zone in presidents and heads of states? well, according to a new cbs poll, a phenomminally hig number of americans say the would vote for a qualified woman running for president. 92%. indeed, many believe the united states has alreadyge period of time have held presidential policy. so, is america now ready for u.s. president who say woman? >> we'll ask the author of the widely read and intriguing book, about the wives of american presidents, all of them titled rating the first lady's. john benjamin roberts th second. one-on-one is brought to you isy month. why don't we have a woman president in the unite states? why haven't we had one? >> i think the answer to that is simply that american women may not be ready for it. a majority of the voters ar fee may president we would probably have one. i'm being a little bit flip. the thuth is we are not a and women have not really focused on politics unti the last c
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